Local rivals Enyimba and Abia Warriors will slug it out tomorrow ‘s Abia El-Classico” with both hoping for the points to consolidate their ambitions.
The People’s Elephant’ will be visiting Umuahia with the intention of breaking the jinx of never defeating their oriental brothers in the Premier league since the capital club made it to the elite class two seasons ago.
In their previous three meetings, Abia Warriors have an edge with a win and two draws.
In their first Premier league season, Abia Warriors, with 1-0 win became the only team to beat Enyimba in their fortress in Aba while the second leg encounter ended 3-3 in Umuahia.
Earlier this season at the Enyimba International Stadium in Aba, the two sides settled for a 2-2 draw.
But on current form, Enyimba on 65 points lead their neighbours by 15 points and the six-time Nigeria champions are gunning for their seventh title and do not see the Warriors stopping them.

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